Beer Events And Tastings In London

Fanatical about all things pint-sized? Then you're going to love these. We've scoured through this city's many, many breweries, bars, taprooms and pubs to find you the best beer events in London. From weird and wonderful tours and guided tastings to quirky seasonal pop-ups, check out our hop-tastic recommendations and crack into a cold one today.    

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Last updated on 13th February 2024

Hammerton Brewery

Learn about ancient beer-making practises, as well as a few modern techniques, at Hammerton Brewery's tasting events and tours. Boasting tipples such as the Prunus Peach, Blueprint and Crunch - a peanut butter stout - this place is a wonderland of all things hoppy.

Ale Hunters

From tasting tours of heritage pubs to trips around local breweries, Ale Hunters are bringing hop lovers a whole range of craft beer events to sink their teeth into. Perfect for uncovering hidden gems and meeting like-minded people, these experiences are not to be missed.

BrewDog Bars In London

BrewDog are giving you an education in all things IPA, stout and lager at their beer school. The dons will be treating you to a two-hour guided tasting of five different samples, complemented by an array of cheeses and witty commentary from your host.

The Five Points Brewing Co

Based in Hackney, The Five Points Brewing Co is hosting a bevvy of beer-inspired events. Whether you head to their green hop festival, tasting session or market over in Coal Drops Yard, you're sure to have a fab booze-fuelled day out.

German Kraft

Fancy a pint? Beer lovers will go absolutely nuts at this event at Kraft Dalston. You'll get a detailed tour, 3-different brews and an explanation of how they're made by your expert guide, Helen. Stick around for some Turkish food from Le Bab.


When it comes to beer events in the city, Fuller's Inside the Cellar: 'Meet The Brewers' beer tasting activity is a firm choice. Head on over to The Pilot in Chiswick, where you'll be able to try out a fabulous range of IPAs, APAs or gluten-free favourites, while a DJ spins some top tunes.

Gosnells Of London

Searching for beer-related things to do in Bermondsey? At Gosnells Meadery Taproom, you can experience one of the most fun tasting events. Nab loads of mead here, or head to their Peckham brewery for tours and brewing workshops.

Fiddle Paradiddle's Pop-Up Ceilidh

When it comes down to hop-tastic events, Small Beer knows how to give everything a little added pizzazz. Inside this South Bermondsey venue, you'll get to guzzle a variety of low and no-alcohol pours. Or if you fancy something else, head to The Bedford for drinking and dancing.

Events at Gipsy Hill Brewery

On the 2nd of November, International Stout Day kicks off and where better to celebrate than Gipsy Hill Brewery. The venue will be running brewery tours and tastings all led by an expert, followed by the chance to sip on a flight of pints.

The Five Points Brewing Company – Mare Street Taproom

You'll find some of the best local beer at The Five Points Courtyard and Taproom – with tours and tastings available for those who really want to wet their whistle. Explore the on-site brewhouse, get clued-up on all-things hops and guzzle four 1/3 pint tasters courtesy of The Five Points Brewing Company. And when you get hungry? There's BBQ food on standby, including meat platters and pork-filled flatbread. 

Bermondsey Microbrewery Experience

@ Southwark Brewing Company Tap Room on Saturday 2nd March 2024 and 33 other Saturdays

The Bermondsey Microbrewery Experience is based on the famous Bermondsey Beer Mile, visiting the best local microbreweries across an experience that lasts four hours. Think characteristic railway arch taprooms, behind the scenes access and tastings across venues like Southwark Brewery, Kernel and Mash Paddle.

SMALL BEER: Brewery Tours

@ Small Beer Brew Co on Saturday 9th and Saturday 23rd March 2024

Small Beer Brewery in South Bermondsey are throwing open their doors for behind the scenes access to where they brew their lower alcohol bevs. You'll sample five classic beer styles throughout the tour and be introduced to a pioneering approach in sustainability - one that's earned them the title of London's first brewery to become a certified B Corp.